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63rd Annual MLSA Conference


Friday, April 26 & Saturday, April 27, 2024

Friday Agenda

details coming in 2024

Saturday Agenda

Keynote Session: A Discussion with Author, Dan Egan
Dan Egan for many years covered the Great Lakes for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Now he writes occasional long-form pieces about climate change for national media outlets, including the New York Times, and is a senior water policy fellow at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences. He is the author of THE DEVIL’S ELEMENT: PHOSPHORUS AND A WORLD OUT OF BALANCE and the New York Times best seller THE DEATH AND LIFE OF THE GREAT LAKES. Twice a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, he has won the Alfred I. duPont–Columbia University Award, John B. Oakes Award, AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Award, and J. Anthony Lukas Work-in-Progress Award. A graduate of the Columbia Journalism School, he lives in Milwaukee with his wife and children.

Field Trip Offerings – Two times available to join the crew of the Jackson for a boat trip on Muskegon Lake and out to Lake Michigan. There will be a stop at a water monitoring station on the way too. This trip will be approximately 1.5 hours.

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